GEORGE, GORGEOUS-MARVIN MERCER WRESTLING WIRE PHOTO (1948)

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George Raymond Wagner (March 24, 1915 – December 26, 1963) was an American professional wrestler best known by his ring name Gorgeous George. In the United States, during the First Golden Age of Professional Wrestling in the 1940s-1950s, Gorgeous George gained mainstream popularity and became one of the biggest stars of this period, gaining media attention for his outrageous character, which was described as flamboyant and charismatic. He was inducted into Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2002 and the WWE Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2010. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting Gorgeous George in action in Washington, D.C. against Marvin Mercer on November 17, 1948.
This is an original Wide World Photos wire photo with their stamp and caption on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Crease in lower left corner. 6 3/4" x 8 1/2."

Size: 6 3/4 x 8 1/2

Condition: very good